Stay tuned for our 2018 festivities!

Friday, July 8th
Saturday, July 9th

2017 Schedule

Arts & Crafts: Displays & Sale:
Friday & Saturday

Food Court:
Friday 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Live Music & Free Entertainment:
Friday & Saturday ∙ Five entertainment areas

United Way Family Fun Center:
Come & get it at “I Got It!”
Jeff Mann Drums
Albion Ace Demo Tent

Car & Boat Show:
Sponsored by Don Davis of Albion

Pancake Breakfast:
First Presbyterian Church
Saturday:  7:30 am – 10:00 am

Fish Pond:
14’x24′ Catch & Release your own fish!
Friday & SaturdayWest Bank Street

Wooden Boat Show:

Farmer’s Market:
Friday & Saturday

Chicken Barbecue:
First Presbyterian Church
Friday: 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

5K/8K Walk/Run:
Saturday: 7:00 am Registration 8:00 am Race

Giant Festival Parade:
10 Marching bands Saturday: 10:00 am ft. St. Joe’s, the Hit Men, “Stampede” Bills Drum Line, & Holley/Kendall
Cheer the award-winning Albion High School Marching band!

Community Open Mic:
Saturday: 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
*Join Zaks Pratt Band*
West Food Court
Call Bill to Register: (585)589-4203

The Amazing Turtle Race:
Historic Erie Canal Saturday: 2:00 pm

Strawberry Desserts:
First Presbyterian Church
Friday: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Saturday: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Chalk The Walk:
North Main Street
Saturday after the Parade

“Original Santa” Charlie Howard Celebration:
Waterman Park
Saturday after the Parade

WWI Plaque Re-dedication:
Friday: 3:00 pm at Courthouse Steps

GOMOC Kiddie Fair:
Corner of State & Ingersoll
Saturday Afternoon

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Parade Categories

  • Best Use of Humor
  • Craftsman Award
  • Best use of Theme (Charles W. Howard & Santa Claus
  • Most Original
  • Best Band
  • Best Cheer/Dance
  • Special Recognition / Community Service
  • Best Public Safety Agency
    • Fire, Police, Ambulance
  • Best Classic Car
  • Best Wooden Boat

Marching Bands

  • Pembroke Dragons Marching Band
  • Albion High School Marching Band
  • Mighty St. Joe’s
  • Holley Kendall Marching Band
  • Batavia High School Marching Band
  • Rochester Scottish Pipes
  • Mark Time Marchers
  • Down Beat Percussion
  • The Hit Men

The Peyton Express

The Peyton Express will make its inaugural run in the Albion Strawberry Festival parade!

After which, it will offer rides around the festival.

albion strawberry festival